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anonymous

  • one year ago

What is the value of the x variable in the solution to the following system of equations? 2x − 3y = 3 5x − 4y = 4 −1 0 x can be any number as there are infinitely many solutions to this system There is no x value as there is no solution to this system

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/4fcfbec7e4b0c6963adacd6c

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    This might help

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @radar can you help?

  4. radar
    • one year ago
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    Multiply 1st equation by -4 getting: -8x +12y= -12 Multply 2nd equation by 3 getting: 15x - 12y = 12 Add the equations and solve for x

  5. radar
    • one year ago
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    What did you get for x?

  6. radar
    • one year ago
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    That was the elimination method. We eliminated the y variable and solved for x.

  7. radar
    • one year ago
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    Hint: There is only one solution.

  8. radar
    • one year ago
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    The problem is only asking for the x value.

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